Growth Trajectory

Top Australian Startups & Tech Companies to Work for in 2020

Fast growing companies and great product teams create career growth opportunities. We researched hundreds of tech startups and scaleups across Australia to find the companies you'll actually want to work for in 2020 (our methodology).

Tech and Product Founders
Tech / Product Founders
Diverse Workplaces
Diverse Workplaces
High Growth
High Growth
Remote Friendly
Remote friendly
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Australian Startups

A Cloud Guru

A Cloud Guru is a social learning platform for cloud computing.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
83
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
24
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Ryan Kroonenburg, Sam Kroonenburg, Anthony Stanley
FUNDING
$
40
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
5
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Atlassian

Tools for teams, from startup to enterprise: Atlassian provides tools to help every team unleash their full potential

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
27
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
27
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Mike Cannon-Brookes, Scott Farquhar
FUNDING
$
210
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.2
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Baraja

Baraja is a 3D machine vision systems manufacturer.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
15
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
18
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Cibby Pulikkaseril, Federico Collarte
FUNDING
$
33.6
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Canva

Canva is a graphics design platform that allows users to create social media graphics, presentations, posters and visual content.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
35
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
38
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Cameron Adams, Cliff Obrecht, Melanie Perkins
FUNDING
$
242.6
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.3
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Clipchamp

Clipchamp is a video creation platform with millions of users worldwide.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
100
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
29
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Alexander Dreiling, David Hewitt, Tobias Raub, Soren Balko
FUNDING
$
15.3
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

CoverGenius

Cover Genius is a global insurance technology company.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
70
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
24
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Angus McDonald, Chris Bayley
FUNDING
$
11.6
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.6
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

CultureAmp

Culture Amp is an employee analytics platform that specialises in staff surveying and analytics.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
19
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
37
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Didier Elzinga, Douglas English, Jon Williams
FUNDING
$
157.5
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.7
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Different

A platform that facilitates and automates rent payment, organising tenants, maintenance requests, and house inspections.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
68
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
31
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Mina Radhakrishnan Ruwin Perera
FUNDING
$
1.3
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Enboarder

Enboarder is a technology company that helps employers create engaging on-boarding experiences for their new employees.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
97
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
42
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Brent Pearson
FUNDING
$
12
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
5
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Finder

Finder is a comparison website, offers comparison details of bank cards, loans, savings, insurance, electricity and gas, and more

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
25
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
41
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Frank Restuccia, Fred Schebesta
FUNDING
$
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.4
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Flare

Flare provides software that manages the onoarding of new employees, payroll, and other HR functions.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
18
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
35
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Colin Mierowsky, Daniel Cohen, Jan Pacas
FUNDING
$
22.4
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.3
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Go1

GO1 develops cloud based software to train staff and customers.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
4
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
33
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Andrew Barnes, Chris Eigeland, Chris Hood, Vu Tran
FUNDING
$
43.7
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.1
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Hireup

Harnessing the power of technology to revolutionise the way Australians with disabilities find, hire and manage their support workers.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
55
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
61
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Jordan O'Reilly, Laura O'Reilly
FUNDING
$
2.5
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.6
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Immutable

Immutable is transforming in-game items into a brand new digital asset class.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
146
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
25
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
James Ferguson, Robbie Ferguson
FUNDING
$
17
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Jobadder

JobAdder provides cutting edge cloud-based recruitment software for anyone who hires people.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
17
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
39
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Brett Iredale
FUNDING
$
38
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.5
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Lendi

Lendi is a home loan platform that matches borrowers and lenders.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
6
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
24
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
David Hyman, Sebastian Watkins, Martin Lam
FUNDING
$
40
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
3.7
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Morse Micro

Morse Micro is a semiconductor startup developing Wi-Fi HaLow / 802.11ah chips for the Internet of Things (IoT) market.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
122
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
15
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Andrew Terry, Michael De Nil
FUNDING
$
29.2
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Moula

Moula is a loan service company that helps SMEs borrow money to grow their business.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
28
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
29
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Andrew Watt, Aris Allegos, Piers Moller
FUNDING
$
50.9
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.3
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Outfit.io

Outfit transforms the way large organisations create, collaborate on and share their branded marketing materials.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
45
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
36
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Bruce Stronge
FUNDING
$
21
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Propeller

Propeller is a global leader in 3D mapping and data analytics solutions.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
66
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
33
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Francis Vierboom, Rory San Miguel
FUNDING
$
14
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.6
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Qwilr

Qwilr helps teams create better business documents: easy, fast and beautiful.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
27
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
26
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Mark Tanner, Dylan Baskind
FUNDING
$
Series A
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
5
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

SafetyCulture

SafetyCulture is a software for mobile workplace safety and quality management.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
17
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
27
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Luke Anear
FUNDING
$
79.4
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.2
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

SecureCodeWarrior

Secure Code Warrior is a secure coding company for developers.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
44
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
43
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Pieter Danhieux, Matias Madou
FUNDING
$
51.5
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Shippit

Shippit is a powerful shipping engine for modern retailers that saves time, money and removes friction in the delivery process.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
45
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
37
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Rob Hango-Zada, William On
FUNDING
$
11.1
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Skedulo

Skedulo is the platform for intelligent mobile workforce management.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
33
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
25
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
James Davies, Matt Fairhurst
FUNDING
$
39
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.4
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Sonder

Sonder is a world-first, personal safety monitoring and response service.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
49
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
35
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Craig Cowdrey, Christopher Marr, Peter Burnheim
FUNDING
$
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.9
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Sweat

Sweat is a global technology company in the health and fitness industry and home to the largest female fitness community.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
83
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
59
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Kayla Itsines, Tobi Pearce
FUNDING
$
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Volt Bank

Volt Bank is a bank that makes your life easier, not harder.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
44
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
28
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Luke Bunbury, Steve Weston
FUNDING
$
78.5
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Xinja

Xinja is an independent, 100% digital neobank for Australians.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
72
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
33
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Eric Wilson, Van Le
FUNDING
$
54
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta

Zip Co

Zip Co Limited offers point-of-sale credit and digital payment services to consumers and merchants.

employees
1-50
1-50
50-100
100-500
100-500
500-1000
500-1000
1000+
1000+
12M EMPLOYEE GROWTH
62
%
β€”
GENDER DIVERSITY
28
% Female

According to our own analysis in Jan 2020 using gender data from employees on Linkedin.

FOUNDERS
Larry Diamond, Peter Gray
FUNDING
$
421.6
M
β€”
GLASSDOOR
4.3
/5
β€”
Remote Friendly
B2B
B2C
PRODUCT FOUNDER
tech founder
female founder
B2b2C
Connect with their hiring team on Scouta